~ You Bred Raptors? ~
You Bred Raptors? is an orchestral post-rock three-piece ensemble made up of 8 string bass, cello, glockenspiels and drums.
The band has more than 40 shows booked for 2019, and are excited to play new and familiar venues, including festival dates, club dates, and shows in multiple countries. They are celebrating 1000 shows since forming 9 years ago. Tara has been playing with YBR? since 2018.
Recently, You Bred Raptors? has performed with Yoko Ono at her One Woman Show at the Museum of Modern Art, near sold-out shows at Gramercy Theater, the Bowery Ballroom, House of Yes, Knitting Factory, Brooklyn Bazaar, performed and spoken at an official TED Talk, commissioned to be the house band for ADULT SWIM at Comic Con and provided soundtrack/scoring for TROMA Pictures. They have played alongside Spoon, Thank You Scientist Kellindo Parker (Janelle Monae), Secret Chiefs 3, Snarky Puppy, Consider the Source, Too Many Zooz, Big Something, Stu Hamm, I Fight Dragons, The Protomen, Bear McCreary (composer for the Walking Dead) and Steve Jones (Sex Pistols), and were featured in Bass Player Magazine, Bass Musician Magazine, Good Day New York, WNYC Radio, in The Economist, The Atlantic Magazine, Strings Magazine and Bass Guitar Magazine. The band has residencies across the boroughs including being a house band at the off-Broadway show “Sleep No More”.